Just in: Israeli, 34, is music director in Darmstadtmain
The city has chosen Daniel Cohen, a former violinist in the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, to be its Generalmusikdirektor.
Originally from Natanya, Cohen studied conducting at the Royal Academy of Music in London. He assisted Boulez at the Lucern Festival and Dudamel at the LA Phil in 2012-13.
He is presently music director of the Jersey Chamber Orchestra and artistic director of the Gropius Ensemble.